A tragic novel about an American ingenue who lives among the great misfits and artists of the "lost generation" in Paris in the 1920s, looking to have impact on them, only to be, as one of the first liberated American women, abused by the men from whom she sought stimulation or solace favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: lost generation, Hemingway, Fitzgerald, Stein, expatriate Americans
LibriVox recording of Jacob's Room by Virginia Woolf. Read in English by Jesse Bordwin; Yelena; Tina Isaacs; deongines Virginia Woolf’s third novel lacks a conventional narrative style and some say even a plot. It follows Jacob from his childhood, through his education at Cambridge and finally to his death in World War I. The prose repeatedly shifts its point of view and the reader is challenged to find connections between the narrative fragments. Largely from the comments of others we come... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, bildungsroman, the lost generation
Move out of home, go to school, get a loan, graduate, get a job, pay your taxes, get a mortgage, buy a house, get married, have kids, grow old, and die. My generation, and those that follow, are incapable of meeting the expectations that are held up for us to meet. The world we are living in is far different from those generations which preceded us. Using Canada as an example, this episode examines the coming economic crisis, developing social youth movements, and the failure of expectations... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Empire, Power, People, College Crisis, Debt, Students, Lost Generation
Seguimos el rastro de Love Division desde aquel primer disco autoeditado que daba fe de la peripecia neoyorquina vivida por Ricardo de Abiega, su fundador. Les recibimos en la playa güifi cuando sacaron su "The Velvet Revolution", en 2009. El año pasado, nos dieron la alegría de participar en el Homenaje a Copper Blue con una versión magnífica. Teníamos pendiente hablar del EP "Locomotora", publicado en 2012, pero Ricardo, siempre generoso, nos dio otro alegrón y... Topics: Podcast, Radio Programs, Music, La Isla de Encanta, 2013, Achique Sessions, Anthems for the Lost...